​​​​​​Dedicated ​to providing quality ground water.




                                Maine Ground Water Association

                                          Meeting Maine's Water Needs                                  

  ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Dedicated to Maine's groundwater industry
The Maine Groundwater Association is made up of water well drilling and water pump contractors from across the state. Our members are highly trained experts in such services as well drilling, pump systems, filtration, testing, inspection, geothermal and hydro-fracturing.

The Maine Groundwater Association is dedicated to the continuing education of its members and to educating the public about Maine groundwater. We work with government agencies and communities to solve ground water use issues and to protect future resources.

Our membership is committed to meeting Maine's ground water needs. Membership is your assurance that your contractor has met the training requirements of the association. Learn more about membership. 

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Maine Well Driller's Commission:   

The Commission generally meets at 9:00A.M., the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 17 Elkins Lane in Augusta.
Maine Well Drillers and Pump Installers Rules

​Specialty Well Application(PDF)

Setback Reduction Notification(PDF)

Policy to Determine Casing or Liner & Seals for Specialty Wells(PDF)

Notice of Intent to Hydro frack

Maine Geological Survey:  Driller's please complete your well data logs.  Contact the Maine Geological Survey to set up your account to submit online well data reports.    

Maine Geological Survey Well Database

Maine Groundwater Association:
MGWA Director's Meetings are currently being held via Zoom.  Please double check with a director for location, meeting dates and times as they are subject to change.  All are invited to attend. 

Director’s Meeting(s):  May 9, September 12, October 10, November 14

MGWA 1st Annual Golf Scramble:  September 15, 2022, Check in 8 am-9am, Shotgun Start 9 am at Turner Highlands, 10 Highland Ave, Turner, ME  04282. 
Click here for the sign up form and click here for link to Golf Tournament Website

​​Other Events:
National Ground Water Association Expo:  December 6-8, 2022 in Las Vegas, for more info visit their website at
http://www.groundwaterweek.com  If you would like to be a delegate at the NGWA, please contact a director.

MGWA Newsletters & Info

MGWA Board of Directors


President Jesse Goodwin

Vice President ​Justin Laphier

Treasurer Scott Abbotts



Secretary Susan Smith

207-839-3293 hansenswell@gmail.com
Past President Scott Hodgdon

Term Expiring 2024

Frank Hegarty


Noah Rolfe


Brian Streeter



Term Expiring 2023
Trevor Gould

Ted McLeod
​​Mark Taplin